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U.S. Army Reserve Soldier receives award for saving woman’s life
Maj. Keith Parent, a U.S. Army Reserve Soldier in the 76th Operational Command, and a native of Fairfield, Conn., is awarded the Joint Service Commendation Medal on May 19, 2019. Parent’s quick actions helped save a local German woman’s life by performing the Heimlich Maneuver at a restaurant during off-duty hours. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Darwin Lam)
May 29, 2019 - Maj. Keith Parent, a U.S. Army Reserve Soldier in the 76th Operational Response Command, and a native of Fairfield, Conn., received the Joint Service Commendation Medal on May 19, 2019 during an awards ceremony at the Malony Army Reserve Center.

Soldiers and Civilians from across the country engage in ’Stand For Life’ suicide prevention training
Trainers and participants pause for a group photo during the close out of the 85th USARC’s ’Stand For Life’ suicide prevention training, May 6-10, 2019, at the 85th USARSC headquarters. The week-long training event provided suicide prevention program liaisons, from the command’s subordinate units, the opportunity to develop connections at the unit level and these connections will provide SPPLs with visibility, accountability, dialog and the support needed to break stigmas and identify authentic methods to successfully escort a Soldier to safety, away from suicidal ideations. Across the course of the training, numerous stories were shared from trainers and participants on how suicide impacted them but also shared and taught was how to be aware of those suffering from ideations and how to be there for those in need.

(U.S. Army Reserve photo by Anthony L. Taylor)
May 17, 2019 - “The latest information that we have is that the suicide rate is going down,” said Stacey Feig, Psychological Health Program director at the Office of the Chief, Army Reserve. “That’s great news. However, the rate of suicidal ideation is still high, which means that we still have a lot of Soldiers who are hurting and who need some assistance in the immediate and in the long term, to be healthy and well as possible.”

Exercise Vibrant Response tests 76th Operational Response Command capabilities
A train sits derailed as Soldiers participate in Vibrant Response 19 at Muscatatuck Urban Training Center, Indiana, May 15, 2019. The annual exercise validates the Army's response to a catastrophic chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive attack on American soil. (U.S. Army photo by Daniel J. Alkana/22 Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)
May 15, 2019 - – The 76th Operational Response Command (ORC) out of Salt Lake City activated as Task Force 76 for exercise Vibrant Response 19 at Camp Atterbury, Indiana, May 7, 2019. The exercise simulates a catastrophic attack on American soil and runs from May 7 to May 16.

U.S. Army Reserve officer brings skills and passion to ARE EUCOM
U.S. Army Reserve Lt. Col. Rena Patierno, a native of Staatsburg, NY, greets a young girl at a hospital in Nijrab, Kapisa Province Afghanistan, 2010. Patierno brings more than 26 years of experience as a registered nurse specializing in intensive care and emergency medicine to ARE EUCOM as well as 18 years of military service in the United States Army Reserve as a Nurse Corps Officer and Civil Affairs Officer. U.S. ARE EUCOM provides timely support to the combatant command and enhances its ability to conduct military operations. The more than 160 members of the unit provide international and interagency partnering to enhance transatlantic security and defend the United States forward. (Courtesy photo by Lt. Col. Rena Patierno)
April 23, 2019 - U.S. Army Reserve Lt. Col. Rena Patierno, a native of Staatsburg, NY, graduate of the University of Tampa and Walden University, recently joined U.S. Army Reserve Element European Command, 76th Operational Response Command, this winter. 

Army Reserve Chemical Brigade changes commanders
Army Reserve Brig. Gen. Douglas Cherry (left), commanding general, 76th Operational Response Command, receives the brigade colors from Col. Michael Maguire, former commander, 415th Chemical Brigade, at Maguire's change of command ceremony in Greenville, South Carolina, April 13.  Maguire has served as the brigade commander for four-years, and officially relinquished command during the ceremony to Col. Andrew Talmadge in front of hundreds of Soldiers, family members and friends.  (Official U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class Brent C. Powell)
April 15, 2019 - On Saturday, April 13, under stormy, dark and ominous cloud-filled skies, the reins of the 415th Chemical Brigade, 76th Operational Response Command were officially transferred here in front of hundreds of Soldiers, family members, friends and special guests.
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